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Purchasing Agent

Company: Volumetric Building Companies
Location: Berwick
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionCompany Description

Volumetric Building Companies (VBC) is building the future of housing. As an innovative, vertically integrated volumetric modular company, we leverage new technology while embracing tried and true practices to deliver an end-to-end solution to our clients. From ideation to design and engineering, manufacturing and construction, VBC delivers the highest quality product in the most efficient way possible creating immense value for our clients while innovating new techniques and processes that benefit the entire construction industry.VBC is comprised of three divisions, VBC - Studio, VBC - Manufacturing, and VBC - Construction that all work together to support and realize the vision of each of our clients. As one of the only vertically integrated volumetric modular construction companies, we are able to facilitate an entire project versus the number of time intensive handoffs that typically happen within a construction project. These efficiencies allow projects to be completed more quickly allowing for faster ROI and, ultimately, more value for our client.The sky is the limit for the future of VBC. We want innovative and driven people who will embrace our shared purpose and goals as we build the future of housing together.More information can be found at www.vbc.coJob Description

  • Maintain vendor contact lists and account info
  • Issue Purchase Orders
  • Material take-offs to determine order quantities
  • Maintain and file quotations
  • Bid analysis using Bid Comparison tools
  • Track and update Job Readiness spreadsheets
  • Coordinate payments and logistics for inbound materials
  • Work cross-functionally to support staff across the organization
  • Reconcile material shortages
  • Maintain Inventory Control throughout the plant
  • Support all ERP process requirements
  • Communicate effectively with suppliers and expand the vendor baseQualifications

    • Strong leadership skills & team builder
    • Strong organizational and analytical skills
    • Computer skills; Excel, ERP, Microsoft Office
    • Team player among all levels of the organization working together to achieve business objectivesEducation and Experience:
      • BS degree in Finance, Construction Management, or Accounting preferred.

        Additional Information

        We believe the future of housing is inclusive. As such, VBC is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity, or any other factory protected by applicable federal, state, and or local laws.VBC is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. Please let your recruiter know if you need special accommodation at any point during the interview process.All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Keywords: Volumetric Building Companies, Scranton , Purchasing Agent, Sales , Berwick, Pennsylvania

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